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Pyropia yezoensis f. narawaensis N.Kikuchi, Niwa & Nakada 2015

Publication details
Pyropia yezoensis f. narawaensis N.Kikuchi, Niwa & Nakada in N.Kikuchi, Nakada & Niwa 2015: 381

Published in: Kikuchi, N., Nakada, T. & Niwa, K. (2015). Proposals of a new combination and a valid name for two Bangiales taxa (Rhodophyta) used for nori cultivation in Japan. Journal of Japanese Botany 90: 380-385.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pyropia is Pyropia californica J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neopyropia yezoensis f. narawaensis (N.Kikuchi, Niwa & Nakada) N.Kikuchi & Niwa

Type information
Type locality: Japan: Chiba Prefecture: Kisarazu City: Ushigome (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Miura 2665; 7.ii.1973; (Index Nominum Algarum

Named for a commercial nori farm at Narawa, Sodegaura, Chiba Prefecture, Japan

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Name also introduced invalidy by Neefus & Mathieson (in Mathieson & Dawes (2017: 272) who based their new name on an invalid name (see Kikuchi, Nakada & Niwa 2015: 384). - (28 Jul 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Kikuchi, N. & Niwa, K. (2020). New combinations in Neopyropia J.Brodie & L.-E.Yang (Bangiaceae, Rhodophyta) from Japan. Notulae Algarum 141: 1-2.

Key references
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Miura, A. (1984). A new variety and a new form of Porphyra (Bangiales, Rhodophyta) from Japan: Porphyra tenera Kjellman var. tamatsuensis Miura, var. nov. and P. yezoensis Ueda form. narawaensis Miura, form. nov. Journal of the Tokyo University of Fisheries 71(1): 1-37, 9 pls.

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Watanabe, Y., Yamada, H., Mine, T., Kawamura, Y., Nishihara, G.N. & Terada, R. (2016). Photosynthetic responses of Pyropia yezoensis f. narawaensis (Bangiales, Rhodphyta) to a thermal and PAR gradient vary with the life-history stage. Phycologia 55(6): 665-672.

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